Party Planning 2.0: Your Ultimate Party Planning Kit

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With party season in full swing, there are a plethora of options of where to spend your summer nights. While many of us look forward to a great jol during this season, sometimes having a good old-fashioned house party is the answer. But in the age of social media…

‘Tis the season to be jolly: how to plan the perfect house party

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Press: All for Women

The summer party season is here, and it can be overwhelming with the array of options and so little time! With all the events and festivals at your fingertips, we’ve rounded up the top tips on how you and your squad can survive the event season, all without breaking the…

Surviving the summer party season with your squad

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Press: All for Women

The summer party season is here, and it can be overwhelming with the array of options and so little time! With all the events and festivals at your fingertips, we’ve rounded up the top tips on how you and your squad can survive the event season, all without breaking the…

Change your game

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We also speak to one of the founders of Quicket a ticketing platform, James Hedley. It’s evolved from running tickets for the likes of AfrikaBurn in South Africa, to running tickets for over 34 countries with over 2000 active events across 34 countries. According to founder…

How to support Rhino conservation in five easy steps

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Good Things-guy

The Rhino Conservation conversation has gotten a little quiet over the last year, so here is a reminder on how you can easily get involved. South Africa – It’s always a good time to do our part for rhino conservation. We need to celebrate these marvellous creatures and always…

SA ticketing start-up heads towards R1bn in sales

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Press: Business Report

JOHANNESBURG – An online ticketing start-up in South Africa has turned into a mega business that is close to achieving R1 billion in sales. Quicket was started by three idealists, James Hedley, Michael Kennedy and James Tagg in Cape Town in 2011 to create a pan-African…

Get into Africa

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Business Chief

James Hedley discusses SMEs and corporates looking to expand into Africa. The US, Europe or Asia are all enticing markets for many SMEs and corporates looking to expand, but the barriers-to-entry in competition, never mind cost, are in many cases insurmountable. Dig…

Africa’s future actually looks bright

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Africa’s future actually looks bright. Quicket co-founder, James Hedley, discusses the future of the African Continent. While the future of Africa might look bleak to some judging from current currencies…

How to support Rhino conservation this World Rhino Day

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Good Things-guy

World Rhino Day (22 September) is the perfect day to talk about rhino conservation! South Africa – It’s always a good time to do our part for rhino conservation, but in case you need more of a reason, this coming Sunday – 22 September – is World Rhino Day. The…

Tech gives a boost to giving

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Press: Gadget

According to the annual Giving Report by the Charities Aid Foundation of Southern Africa, over 88% of South Africans contributed to a charitable organisation through time, money and other donations in 2018. Most people who contributed did so through a monetary…

Giving back has never been easier

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Making a difference in someone else’s life is easier than you may think! It’s the International Day of Charity on 5 September, which means it’s the perfect time support causes and those in need! Giving back is a lot easier than you may think. More than 88% of South…

Get into Africa

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Top 500

The US, Europe or Asia are all enticing markets for many SMEs and corporates looking to expand, but the barriers-to-entry in competition, nevermind cost, are in many cases insurmountable. Dig a little deeper and what’s evident is the smart money is actively prospecting…

Top wedding trends to look out for in 2019

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The months of September to April bring booked out wine farms, chapels and breweries as South Africa experiences its annual peak wedding season. Locally and internationally, couples are drawn to the wide variety of options (and affordability!) of the South African…

Planning a wedding? Incorporate these trends for a truly magical day

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IOL

The months of September to April bring booked out wine farms, chapels and breweries as South Africa experiences its annual peak wedding season. Locally and internationally, couples are drawn to the wide variety of options (and affordability) of the SA wedding scene. Just…

Top wedding trends to look out for in 2019

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The months of September to April bring booked out wine farms, chapels and breweries as South Africa experiences its annual peak wedding season. Locally and internationally, couples are drawn to the wide variety of options (and affordability!) of the South African wedding…